Today is Equality Day for 2013.
1813 John C. Frémont, soldier, explorer, politician, sometime gadfly, born. Wyoming was included in his exploring forays, and Fremont Canyon and Pathfinder Reservoir are named after him.
1855 John Moses Browning, legendary gun designer, born in Ogden Utah.
1875 A waterworks was authorized at Fr. Laramie. Attribution: Wyoming State Historical Society.
1893 Criminal case against Johnson County Invaders dismissed in Cheyenne, Wyoming.
1917 The Sunday State Leader for January 21, 1917. US Withdrawing from Mexico
The plant to withdraw from Mexico hit the press, along with a prediction that Villa would fill the vacuum.
Wyoming Guardsmen got high praise however.
And the Legislature was looking at Blue Laws.
1941 It was announced that Wyoming would supply 240 men for induction into the Army the following month. Attribution: Wyoming State Historical Society.
1949 Legislature passed a bill prohibition drunk flying. That this would be a bad idea seems self evident. Attribution. Wyoming State Historical Society.